team

Marko Jovanović
School founder and managing director

Julia Thurau
Managing director

Lutz Schlosser
Teacher

Marko Jovanović

School founder and managing director

Musical director and teacher for diatonic and chromatic harmonica, improvisation, music theory and ensemble coaching.

Marko’s enthusiasm for the harmonica is contagious. He has been a performing musician for over 20 years and he is one of the leading harmonica teachers in Germany. In addition to the harmonica school berlin, he teaches regularly at harmonica master class workshops. Marko is following his lifelong interest in exploring music and its many styles. On the harmonica, he has found his own unique voice.

• 2016 founded the harmonica school berlin
• since 1999 music teacher for harmonica in Berlin
• since 1997 professional musician: www.mjharmonica.com

Julia Thurau

Managing director

Director of communications, workshops, booking management.

Julia is our school manager and in addition to her administrative work, she is responsible for communication, marketing, workshops and booking. She has 25 years experience working at a project management and communications agency. Julia is a biologist, and she studied empirical cultural science and sustainable development cooperation. A few years ago, she rediscovered her harmonica and began studying at the harmonica school berlin.

• since 2017 at the harmonica school berlin
• 1996–2018 project manager and scientific editor (PR)

Lutz Schlosser

Teacher

Jazz guitarist, music teacher for guitar, music theory and ensemble playing.

Lutz is a freelance music teacher and jazz guitarist in Berlin. At the harmonica school berlin he teaches ensemble playing for guitar and harmonica. He is also a regular teacher at the school workshops. Lutz is the founder of the ‘Musical Resonance Pedagogy’ that he develops further together with Marko Jovanović at the harmonica school berlin.

• 1994 he graduated from the Franz Liszt University of Music, Weimar
• since 1987 professional musician: www.lutzschlosser.de